I was in school when she won Miss World! Deepika on tiff with Priyanka
Both Priyanka Chopra and Deepika Padukone are gearing up for their Hollywood debut. While Priyanka is currently shooting for ‘Baywatch’her debut Hollywood movie, Deepika has just wrapped up ‘xXx: Return Of Xander Cage’ starring Vin Diesel. Priyanka already earned a lot of accolades in Hollywood though her Hollywood TV series ‘Quantico’ and Deepika is also following her footsteps.
Priyanka, who earned so much recognition down West wants every Bollywood actress to earn the same amount of name and fame. In an interview with Anupama Chopra, she told, , "I hope all the actors come see the notoriety and the popularity that I have achieved or reached. I hope that happens to Deepika and Sonam. Today is not about domestic, it's all about entertainment. It's global."
Addressing rumours of a cold war between her and Priyanka over their big Hollywood releases next year, Deepika said, “We have had very different beginnings. I still remember I was in school when she won Miss World! I’ve known her for many years and nothing has changed.”
She further said, “What she wants from her career will be very different from what I want and that needs to be understood and respected.”
In Bollywood, Deepika and Priyanka shared screen space in Sanjay Leela Bhansali’s ‘Bajirao Mastani’.